Archive - Jan 8, 2013
Prep basketball scores
Alexander Central 62, Hickory 52
Bunker Hill 56, Draughn 46
Bandys 76, West Caldwell 43
East Burke 52, Newton-Conover 42
Fred T. Foard 32, South Caldwell 28
Hibriten 67, St. Stephens 49
South Iredell 63, Maiden 30
Bunker Hill 68, Draughn 65
East Burke 72, Newton-Conover 57
When Bobcats coach Mike Dunlap looks at point guard Kemba Walker he sees the NBA's next coming of Chris Paul.
Sounds like a reach, but that's how much faith Charlotte's rookie coach has in the second-year player out of Connecticut.
Dunlap has repeatedly told Walker "we're centering our team around you. You're that guy. Now live up to that billing and own what that means."
The trial of former Hickory High School boys basketball coach Shawn Johnson was continued Monday to the April 1 administrative court session due to a scheduling conflict with his attorney.
Johnson’s attorney, Lisa Dubs, has a murder trial starting this week in another county.
The Blue Moon Tavern opened Monday in downtown Newton in the former Artist Cafe building at the corner of North Main and West First Street. Friday night the restaurant hosted a âsoft grand openingâ that raised funds for the Levine Children hospital and tested the kitchen staff on their culinary skills.
See tomorrows OUTLOOK for additional information on the Blue Moon Tavern.
Brooke Robinson has rebounded many times in her prep basketball career at Fred T. Foard, but none bigger than tonight against South Caldwell.Â
The 6-foot senior post player for the Lady Tigers makes her debut on the court against the Lady Spartans after suffering a debilitating injury during this past summer.